A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 296,634
Currently Running With Scissors:
494 Guests and 6 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: popple! rock star style  (Read 3771 times)
Tags for this thread: craft_challenge_32_entries  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
r0ckwithme
rock with me
Offline Offline

Posts: 311
Joined: 29-Aug-2005

rock on!


View Profile available for personal swaps
« on: November 02, 2008 11:55:28 AM »

does anyone remember the cartoon show the popples?  The fuzzy little animals with pouches on their backs that they curled into and popped around? They all had their own little personalities. i loved that show- so this year i was a rock star popple:

i made everything except for the pants. Unfortunately you can't see my tail in these photos- but it was made out of the same material as the hat (which were made from furry bags i got at the dollar store). The bass guitar has a zipper on the back side  so i could use it as a bag to carry my stuff around in. Everything was made from old clothes i cut up and sewed that i bought at the dollar a pound store- super cheap- and super awesome- this costume cost me less then $10 to make!

CLICK PHOTOS TO ENLARGE

the actual popple


me with popple


me sans popple and guitar


close up of hat (the ears had wire in them so you could pose them)


POP!



THIS ROCKS   Logged

give me some sugar baby...
love me some personal swaps!
HandsyMalone
Offline Offline

Posts: 369
Joined: 10-Feb-2008

Also answers to Leroy...long story


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2008 12:05:55 PM »

Awesome!  Way to go rock star style!!  I was beginning to think that I was the only one who remembered Popples!!  I totally want one again!!  LOL!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
blithe314
Messy Haired Mommy
Offline Offline

Posts: 224
Joined: 24-Feb-2007


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2008 12:30:58 PM »

I still have my popple too!  I love your costume - original, cute, and funny!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Tianas
« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2008 12:31:52 PM »

Such a great costume idea! I bet no one else had the same costume! Geez, I had the pink rockstar popple as a kid. Actually, I think I still have it! Very cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
FruityLoops
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Location: UK
Offline Offline

Posts: 2025
Joined: 11-Jun-2007

... and that's why I don't like cricket


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2008 01:14:51 PM »

Awwww excellent costume, loving the poseable ears!!  My little sister used to love popples, they were awesome!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

oxynitrate
« Reply #5 on: November 02, 2008 01:53:59 PM »

Aww Popples! I loved them!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Before Me Nothing Was Created But Things Eternal. And I Create Eternally.
Pupper
Offline Offline

Posts: 1729
Joined: 27-Dec-2007

If buttons ever become currency, I will be rich


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: November 02, 2008 06:22:32 PM »

That is so awesome!  You are my hero!!!  Great job, I absolutely love it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

My Etsy Shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/BarkingBandits

My Wist: http://www.wists.com/Pupper

My Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/pupper/

I love swapping craft supplies!
liltea
« Reply #7 on: November 02, 2008 06:52:44 PM »

holy crap i saw the word popple and was like, "no, i must have read that wrong." YOU ARE AWESOME i loved my popples as a kid!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
korenie
« Reply #8 on: November 02, 2008 07:16:59 PM »

I had this popple!!
Wicked job with the costume, its exactly how I'd have pictured it coming to life!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Jester~Fair
Crafting mischief maker
Offline Offline

Posts: 103
Joined: 06-Jan-2008

Llamas are cool =)


View Profile WWW
« Reply #9 on: November 02, 2008 07:20:35 PM »

Holy creativeness Batman, I love it! Popples are awesome Grin I bet a lot of people wanted to hug you! Nice work!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Part redhead, part brunette, all scoundrel =p
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Cook Salt Beef
How to Bake Homemade Bagels
How to Do Homemade Delicious Hamburger
How to Make the Perfect Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich
How to Cook Tuna Lasagne
Latest Blog Articles
Winner of Craft Challenge #100-Pottermouth
July 23, 2014 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Fabric and Felt Bird Ornament

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.